Huskies First Four

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Huskies First Four: Months

Starting Strong

At St. Cloud State, your debut semester is filled with excitement and will set the pace for your collegiate journey. Check out these events, resources and tips to help you along first four months at St. Cloud State University.

Keep checking back for more events, tips and resources!

August - December 2019

Social Media: First Four Hashtags

First Four Days Off

  • Sept. 2 - Labor Day holiday, No classes; Offices closed 
  • Oct. 11 - Student Fall Break, No classes; Offices open 
  • Oct. 22 - Workshop day for faculty; No classes, Offices open 
  • Nov. 11 - Veterans Day holiday, No classes, Offices closed 

View the full Academic Calendar.

Get Outdoors: First Four Community Visits

  • Beaver Island Trail
  • Lake George
  • Quarry Park
  • Munsinger-Clemens Gardens

Find more St. Cloud parks information.

Athletics: First Four Games

  • Sept. 8 - Huskies Soccer vs. Northern Michigan University, 1:00 p.m, Huskies Stadium
  • Sept. 12 - Huskies Volleyball vs. Bemidji State University, 5:30 p.m. Halenbeck Hall
  • Sept. 14 - Huskies Football vs. University of Minnesota Crookston, 6:00 p.m. Huskies Stadium
  • Sept. 28 - Huskies Women's Hockey vs. University of Regina, 2:07 p.m. Herb Brooks National Hockey Center

Find more Huskies Athletics events at scsuhuskies.com. Students get in to most athletic events FREE with a valid student ID.

Tips: First Four Good Student Success

  • Go to class, each and every day. Even if attendance isn't mandatory.
  • Buy your textbooks and read them before classes/lectures
  • Use a planner, planner app or calendar to ensure you're on top of your assignments, projects, and exams. The Link is a St. Cloud State planner that includes major events, important deadlines, and coupons. Buy your copy from the Atwood Information Desk or the Husky Bookstore. 
  • Stay healthy by getting enough rest, exercise and social connections